SummerSlam 2022 may reportedly embrace a rematch from the SummerSlam 2021 and WrestleMania 38 playing cards.
On Sunday, Bianca Belair managed to retain her Uncooked Ladies’s Championship in a triple risk match in opposition to Asuka and Becky Lynch. The latter was near successful the match, however Belair was capable of get again into the ring and choose up the pinfall on The Empress of Tomorrow to stay the champion.
Belair turned the Uncooked Ladies’s Champion by defeating Lynch at WrestleMania 38 two months in the past. In accordance with a report, the 2 stars may meet once more on the upcoming SummerSlam 2022 pay-per-view.
Talking on Wrestling Observer Radio (h/t Sportskeeda Wrestling), Dave Meltzer defined that WWE seemingly selected to delay the Belair-Lynch singles match with the concept of saving it for a marquee pay-per-view like SummerSlam 2022. This yr’s present will happen at Nissan Stadium (dwelling of the NFL’s Tennessee Titans) in Nashville, Tennessee on July 30.
“I’d determine that’s SummerSlam (Becky Lynch vs Bianca Belair),” Meltzer stated. “It was very clear that they have been holding that match off for some time. I don’t assume they’re going to attend for Mania as a result of they don’t have the depth, most likely, to attend til Mania. However, I determine they’ll wait to SummerSlam for that and that’s why they didn’t do it right here.”
Lynch defeated Belair in a matter of seconds to turn out to be the brand new SmackDown Ladies’s Champion at SummerSlam 2021, which occurred at Allegiant Stadium in Paradise, Nevada. “Massive Time Becks” held the SmackDown Ladies’s title for the following two months earlier than giving it to Charlotte Aptitude in alternate for the Uncooked Ladies’s title. Lynch would stay a champion till Belair defeated her at WrestleMania 38.
The following WWE pay-per-view (and the final for principal roster stars till SummerSlam) is Cash within the Financial institution 2022, which is able to run on July 2 on the Cash within the Financial institution in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Roman Reigns vs. Randy Orton Is Additionally Rumored For SummerSlam
Plans can at all times change, however Meltzer reported within the newest version of the Wrestling Observer E-newsletter (subscription required) that Randy Orton is the deliberate opponent for Roman Reigns at SummerSlam 2022. With The Viper sidelined indefinitely, his tag group accomplice, Riddle, has been working with Shinsuke Nakamura in opposition to The Usos.
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